Reviews

Fall 2020 Course Evaluation Timelines

Fall 2020 Course Evaluation Timelines

Fall Quarter course evaluations will open on Monday, November 16th, and will close on Friday, December 4th. While this means that course evaluations are open for almost 3 weeks, which is longer than normal, it mirrors a traditional quarter in that course evaluations...

New Chair and Continuing Chair Training

New Chair and Continuing Chair Training

In August, the Chair Development group hosted two orientation sessions via Zoom. The first session was for all chairs and focused on the topic of “Chairing in Crisis.” The second session was for new chairs and included an introduction to the chair handbook website and...

Annual Review Date Delayed

Annual Review Date Delayed

This year, in order to provide faculty, chairs, directors, and deans more time to complete annual reviews, the Provost's Office extended the final due date. Deans may adjust their review timeline according to their preference, providing additional time for faculty...

Teaching Evaluation Task Force

In partnership with the Faculty Senate, the VPFA plans to improve the University of Denver’s course evaluation and teaching review methods through a newly-approved Faculty Senate Teaching Evaluation Task Force motion. The task force will focus on and create structures...

Faculty Mentoring from GSSW

Faculty Mentoring from GSSW

The Graduate School of Social Work (GSSW) is in the process of piloting a mentoring program for all faculty ranks and line types, beginning with pre-tenure faculty in the 2019-2020 academic year. This year’s pilot includes an orientation meeting for new pre-tenure...

Huddle Meetings with Associate Deans

In December, we had our first Associate Dean Huddle with associate deans who work most closely with faculty (or who are the only associate dean in a unit whose work therefore includes faculty affairs). We are planning to meet every 60 to 90 days to discuss issues and...